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Connected is now recruiting for the free Developing Confidence, Building Futures course

8 November 2017

DEVELOPING CONFIDENCE, PLANNING FUTURES

What:   

CBT-based course aiming to: 

  • Increase self-esteem and motivation
  • Enable realistic goal setting
  • Look into stabilising lifestyles
  • Develop job-seeking skills
  • Develop stress control and time management strategies

All with the ultimate aim of getting and keeping a job.

When:

  • 3-week course on Thursdays and Fridays from 23 November - 8 December.
  • All dates for sessions are listed on the poster below.  

Where:

McDonald Road Library, Business Hub meeting room, 2 McDonald Road, EH7 4HU.

Times:

10.30am -3.30pm

 

Optional Customer Service Skills 1-day course (also available as a stand-alone course)

Where:

Customer Service training will also be delivered at McDonald Road Library, Business Hub meeting room

When:

Customer Service training will be run on Thursday 14 December.

Times:

10.30am-3.30pm.

Who:

These free courses are for everyone aged 16 years and over, who are, unemployed living in Edinburgh, not on the work programme, experiencing multiple barriers to work.

Other info:

  • Free course
  • Travel costs covered where required
  • Participants must meet with Connected before the course
  • One-to-one case management is also offered after the course to support people in working towards their career goals, e.g. gaining experience, training, skills etc.
  • Participants may also be invited to a weekly work club where they can be supported in their online searches and applications.

How to refer:  

Sign up by calling Hazel on 0131 557 7917/07785 625929 or emailing:  hazell@foursquare.org.uk.